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The Sacred Mountains ( that is, mountains in the middle east associated with the Bible)
 by Headley, J.T.
Price: US $22.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
good decorated cloth, few stains, slt edgewear & slt spine fade. Victorian sentimentality by Headley about the Holy Lands. Must have sold well, as new... Details
Yeneb, Invitation to a Voyage in Arabia Felix
 by Hebert, Jacques , trnslation by Alan Brown
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy with bright gilt title on the spine, no edge wear, and no prior owner marks. Excellent color photography of people and places. Details
The Holy Land
 by Hichens, Robert
Price: US $70.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good plus decorative cloth, with a blue and gilt landscape on front and bright title on the spine. Top edge gilt. Jules Guerin 18 watercolors, a... Details
The Architecture of Ottoman Jerusalem
 by Hillenbrand, Robert
Price: US $18.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
Most of the Ottoman public monuments were built for pious purposes, modest in scale but often richly ornamented. This is a tribute to the charms of o... Details
A Poisonous Affair - America, Iraq, and the Gassing of Halabja
 by Hiltermann, Joost R.
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A brilliant piece of research and writing, a truly ugly story from the regime of Saddam Hussein, a butcher of his own people. Pages 314 with index an... Details
Without Glory in Arabia
 by Hinchcliffe, Peter and John Ducker and Maria Holt
Price: US $28.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy , subtitled "The British Retreat From Aden". The first two authors were involved in Aden in the 1960s; they knew this story better than ... Details
The Life of Charles M. Doughty
 by Hogarth, D.G.
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An important Oxford Arabist who was a mentor to T.E. Lawrence and others, writing of their hero, who wrote the first important, modern travel book int... Details
How Did This Happen, Terrorism and the New War
 by Hoge, James
Price: US $5.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Fine
A fine compendium from the Council on Foreign Relations, contributors including Karen Armstrong, Milt Bearden (who signed this copy), Fouad Ajami, Bri... Details
A History of the Arab Pioples
 by Hourani, Albert
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
An handsome copy, with a hint of edgewear on the binding and on the dust jacket. No prior owner marks. This remains the best over view. Details
The Desert King, a Life of Ibn Saud
 by Howarth, David
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Still a fine biography of Ibn Saud. Dj has slight edgewear, no prior owner marks. A very clean copy. Details
High-Value Target
 by Hull, Edmund J., with foreword by Marc Grossman
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, subtitled "Countering al Qaeda in Yemen". The author was American Ambassador in Yemen when the fight against a robust al-Qaeda was goin... Details
Edge of Empire, Lives, Culture and Conquest in the East 1750-1850
 by Jasanoff, Maya
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An unusual perspective, people and collectors as a window into the British Empire, with much focus on Egypt and India. This is a delightful read, as... Details
The Role of the Military in Underdeveloped Countries
 by Johnson, John J. (editor)
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A thorough survey of the supportive role and danger of coups , as of 1962, in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. They didn't know the h... Details
The Faithful city; The Siege of Jerusalem, 1948
 by Joseph, Dov
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good/ dustjacket good with wear at edges. Illustrated by 8 pp photos, endpaper maps. A great read of the Siege by Arab armies, and first milita... Details
Eastward to Tartary, Travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucasus
 by Kaplan, Robert D.
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
" A Journey at the Dawn of the 21st Century". Kaplan widens his horizon to Islamic fundamentalism, failed states in West Africa and Asia, and this i... Details
The Arabists - The Romance of an American Elite
 by Kaplan, Robert D.
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine/fine dustjacket. The Arabists of the Foreign Service, an excellent study of American diplomacy, many of whom grew up or were educated in the Midd... Details
The Ends of the Earth
 by Kaplan, Robert D.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
" A Journey at the Dawn of the 21st Century". Kaplan widens his horizon to Islamic fundamentalism, failed states in West Africa and Asia, and this i... Details
Saddam Hussein, a Political Beography
 by Karsh, Efraim and Inari Rautsi
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Two middle east academics get to the bottom of Saddam, the butcher. Fine binding, fine dustjacket and as new inside. Details
Among the Holy Places; a Pilgrimage Through Palestine
 by Kean, James
Price: US $28.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Original dark blue cloth, gilt camel & title on spine, Very good inside, with a hint of occasional foxing. . A bit of fraying at the top of the hinge... Details
Arabia, the Gulf and the West
 by Kelly, J.B.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
First American edition, same year as the UK first and printed on UK sheets. This is clean and tight, a nice copy. The best survey of the Gulf States ... Details
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